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Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
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Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.8 years of data (i.e. since Oct 31, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

Leggett & Platt trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of Leggett & Platt

It is currently trading at $41.27 ($41.07 the previous day).It pays a 3.9% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 83 days (2020 11 03).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.69 per share ($1.3B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3296.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $5665913 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is -4.5% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is -1.16. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year39.786833333333-1.9- Below Average
2 year40.560478087649-10.6- Below Average
3 year45.357991631799-8.6- Below Average
4 year49.6465573770496.7+ Above Average
5 year46.5329811320758.6+ Above Average
Leggett & Platt is projected by analysts to get to $40.50 within the next 12 months (-1.9%), but preticted targets range from as high as $45.00 (9%) and as low as $38(-7.9%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -56.8%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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The P/E value is 24.73.

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Leggett and Platt (NYSE:LEG) Share Prices Have Dropped 20% In The Last Five Years

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 12:28:42 It is a pleasure to report that the Leggett and Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) is up 41% in the last quarter. But if you...... Read Full Article

Leggett and Platt: Q2 Earnings Insights

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 21:05:06 Shares of Leggett and Platt (NYSE:LEG) decreased 4.28% in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results.Quarterly Results Earnings per share fell 75.00% year over year to $0.16, which beat the estimate of $0.07.Revenue of $845,100,000 decreased by 30.33% from the same period ...... Read Full Article

Leggett and Platt Reports 2Q Results And Announces 3Q Dividend

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 20:06:00 2Q sales were down 30% vs 2Q19, significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic... Read Full Article

Leggett andand Plattand's Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 10:23:10 As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in Leggett and Platt.... Read Full Article

Leggett andand Platt Announces 2Q 2020 Earnings Call

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 13:00:10 Carthage, MO, July 20, 2020 -- Leggett and Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release second quarter.... Read Full Article

Were Hedge Funds Right About Leggett and Platt, Inc. (LEG)?

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 15:09:05 The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey have plowed through 821 13F filings that hedge funds and well-known value investors are required to file by the SEC. The 13F filings show the fundsand' and investorsand' portfolio ...... Read Full Article

Thursday Morning Market Highlights

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 17:27:25 Markets in the red, Bed Bath and Beyond plummets on earnings Continue reading...... Read Full Article

Hedge Funds Aren’t Crazy About Leggett and Platt, Inc. (LEG) Anymore

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 11:39:52 In this article we will take a look at whether hedge funds think Leggett and Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) is a good investment right now. We check hedge fund and billionaire investor sentiment before delving into hours of research. Hedge ...... Read Full Article

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Mon, 08 Jun 2020 16:15:52 Automatic Data Processing, Albemarle, Coca-Cola and Leggett and Platt are about to pay investors Continue reading...... Read Full Article

Edited Transcript of LEG earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-20 12:30pm GMT

Tue, 26 May 2020 04:36:17 Q1 2020 Leggett and Platt Inc Earnings Call... Read Full Article

Dow Jones Recovers Losses on Thursday

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Leggett and Platt Stock Drops 10% on Weak Earnings, Dividend Cut Worries

Tue, 05 May 2020 19:57:00 Sales have fallen by nearly half under the COVID-19 shutdown, and the bedding and flooring company may have to cut its dividend for the first time in almost a half-century.... Read Full Article

Leggett (LEG) Q1 Earnings Top, Down Y/Y on Low Organic Sales

Tue, 05 May 2020 16:12:04 Leggett and Plattand's (LEG) first-quarter performance is impacted by a decline in organic sales. Yet, projection of lower fixed costs and capital expenditure for 2020 is commendable.... Read Full Article

Why Leggett and Platt Stock Jumped 32% in April

Tue, 05 May 2020 13:56:00 As the world processed the COVID-19 shutdowns, industrials like Leggett and Platt bounced off their lows.... Read Full Article

Leggett and Platt Reports 1Q Results And COVID-19 Impacts

Mon, 04 May 2020 20:10:00 Diversified manufacturer Leggett and Platt reported its first quarter 2020 results of operations, impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic on its business, and responsive actions.... Read Full Article

How Does Leggett and Plattand's (NYSE:LEG) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After Its Big Share Price Gain?

Mon, 04 May 2020 11:16:20 Leggett and Platt (NYSE:LEG) shareholders are no doubt pleased to see that the share price has bounced 49% in the last...... Read Full Article

Lower Price andand Soft Volume to Hurt Leggett (LEG) Q1 Earnings

Fri, 01 May 2020 15:55:03 Leggett and Plattand's (LEG) earnings are likely to have been hurt by lower selling price and soft volume in first-quarter 2020.... Read Full Article

Leggett and Platt, Incorporated -- Moody's downgrades Leggett and Platt's rating to Baa2; outlook stable

Tue, 21 Apr 2020 21:05:06 Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") downgraded Leggett and Platt, Incorporated's (Leggett and Platt) senior unsecured rating to Baa2 from Baa1. The Prime-2 rating for commercial paper was affirmed. The downgrade reflects Moody's belief that Leggett and Platt's operating performance and operating ...... Read Full Article

Leggett and Platt Announces 1Q 2020 Earnings Call

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 13:00:10 Carthage, MO, April 20, 2020 -- Leggett and Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release first quarter.... Read Full Article

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